On behalf of the Appalachian Relief Fund, I am asking for your help.
Parents of teenage drivers are often torn between granting their children a slice of freedom and protecting their safety.
An interesting, and possibly disturbing, battle over the Tennessee Supreme Court is in full swing.
Doc: I fear losing my memory more than anything else. What can I do to not get Alzheimer’s?
As the summer reading program announcements from around the county come into The Mountain Press, I can’t help but get excited for our local children.
Imagine taking a call or receiving a letter telling you that your child, in the prime of their life, had died on foreign soil serving the country they loved.
The city of Sevierville's new mobile app "My Sevierville" is an intriguing idea, that, if executed correctly, could help streamline citizen/government interaction.
Graduation is an activity of Sevier County High School. All rules and school-board policies will be enforced.
The Great Smoky Mountains National Park, is, without question, the greatest natural resource of Sevier County.
After reading in several issues of The Mountain Press about the yet unidentified supermarket chain planning on building in Pigeon Forge in the Wears Valley area, with a must-include millions of dollars in incentives, I disapprove!
It is motorcycle season, friends. Look twice before pulling out. I always do.
The week of May 18-24 is National EMS week. Sevier County is very fortunate to have so many dedicated EMS professionals that work each day to provide quality pre-hospital emergency medical care to the sick and injured.
As the days of carefree summer recreation near for school-aged kids across Sevier County, we’re reminded of the importance of safety — especially when it comes to the lakes, rivers and trails in our area.
Because I was raised about five miles off the main road in the rural community of Pinecrest, Tenn., I tend to get my dander up when I see my home county mentioned negatively on the Knoxville news — it’s only natural.
Last Monday the city of Pigeon Forge approved resolutions allowing for $3 million in incentives to bring a national chain supermarket to the city.
We would like to take this opportunity to thank the following local area business for supporting the Catons Chapel Community Club (PTO) in our effort to show our teachers how much they mean to our community.
Despite a rainy Saturday morning, Sevier Countians did an admirable job of supporting Sevier County Food Ministries for the 20th consecutive year through last Saturday’s Letter Carriers Food Drive.
It's regularly heard that the younger generation does not learn enough history. Three local students are proving that they are learning plenty.
On behalf of the athletes of Area 10 Special Olympics and the golfers of the Sevier County Gifted Olympians Lifelong Friends League, I would like to thank you for your participation in our charity golf tournament.
One minute she’s on “The Tonight Show,” cutting up with Jimmy Fallon, the next she’s on the “Today” show dishing with Savannah Guthrie.
When James A. Temple is interred this morning, Sevier County will be burying one of its longest-serving, and perhaps best-loved, public servants.
Question: So how private are my medical records on computers?
A lot of talk has been made recently about the "thought police" — media, pundits and politicians that quickly condemn, shame and seek the banishment of anyone with a different view on a controversial matter.